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United States Court of Appeals dismisses case against Storm Law Firm client ClearPlay

Posted by on March 14, 2014 in News | 0 comments

United States Court of Appeals dismisses case against Storm Law Firm client ClearPlay

On March 14, 2014 the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, at the request of The Storm Law Firm, dismissed the case brought by Nissim Corp. against Clearplay, Inc., a Storm Law Firm client. This decision ends nearly ten years of Nissim’s litigation against ClearPlay based on allegations of patent infringement and purported violations of the parties’ settlement agreement—allegations that Nissim failed to prove before the case was dismissed. The Storm Law Firm prepared the Appellees’ brief to the Federal Circuit and...

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Lawsuit filed against current and former Texas Film Commission officials on behalf of Machete Productions LLC

Posted by on March 11, 2014 in News | 0 comments

Lawsuit filed against current and former Texas Film Commission officials on behalf of Machete Productions LLC

The Storm Law Firm filed a petition today in the district Court of Travis County’s 53rd district on behalf of the producers of the motion picture Machete Kills. The petition addresses the arbitrary application of Texas law by members of the Texas Film Commission and other government officials to discriminate against Machete Productions, LLC by denying a grant of taxpayer funds based solely on the supposed political message of the movie. Machete Productions qualified for a significant grant from the Texas Moving Image Industry...

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Petition for Writ of Certiorari filed in
The United States Supreme Court

Posted by on May 22, 2013 in News | Comments Off on Petition for Writ of Certiorari filed in
The United States Supreme Court

Petition for Writ of Certiorari filed in The United States Supreme Court

On May 15, 2013, The Storm Law Firm, acting as counsel of record, filed a petition for a writ of certiorari on behalf of ClearPlay, Inc. in the United States Supreme Court. The petition raises two important issues related to patent licensing, and about which the federal circuit courts—including the Eleventh Circuit and the Federal Circuit—have issued conflicting decisions. ClearPlay is a producer of parental-control “filtering” technology for electronic devices such as DVD players that allows the viewer to filter out “objectionable...

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The Storm Law Firm Anniversary

Posted by on May 22, 2013 in News | Comments Off on The Storm Law Firm Anniversary

The Storm Law Firm Anniversary

In April 2013, The Storm Law Firm PLLC celebrated its first anniversary since its formation as a boutique appellate and trial practice. After 10 years working with large and mid-size law firms, the firm’s founder, Eric B. Storm, decided it was time to open a firm committed to providing top-tier legal representation with a flexible business model that is dedicated to client service. The results have been outstanding. During its first year, the Storm Law Firm represented major public and private companies, individuals, and businesses from...

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